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CBS
Feb 16, 2013 6:00am EST
is on tuesday. >>> jesse jackson, jr., the son of the civil rights leadser charged with misusing campaign funds and his wife, sandi jackson is charged with campaign fraud. the charges might be a surprise, the enormous amount of money involved is there. >> reporter: the justice department dropped the bomb today on once was chicago's powerful political couples. jealousy and sandi jackson. jesse diverted campaign cash to support a lavish lifestyle by his wife. both husband and wives agreed to the charges and hope for leniency in sentencing. sandi jackson's attorneys released this statement. >> i suspect also she will be basically throwing her future in the hands of a federal judge and hopefully, this judge will decide whether one or both or neither do time. >> instructor: since 2007, the jacksons filed false tax returns and campaign reports to conceal an outrageous personal spending habits for luxuries $582,000 in charges, $167,000 directly from the jackson congress' campaign fund. $40,000 for a watch and $10,000 in children's furniture. $5,000 for fur c
CNN
Feb 15, 2013 4:00pm PST
the front lines. former representative jesse jackson jr. has reached a plea deal with federal routers. as part of the deal jackson admits to a felony count of misusing campaign funds. prosecutors say jason and his wife spent $750,000 in campaign money to pay for personal lux y luxuries including a $4,600 michael jackson fedora and other memorabilia. jackson will have to pay back hundreds of thousands and jail time will be up to a judge. jackson's wife has been charged with filing false tax returns. >>> walmart shares fell 2% after a report claimed executives were concerned about sales. according to a bloomberg story walmart executives in internal e-mails expressed concerns february sales have been hurt by the expiration of the payroll tax cut. walmart tells "outfront" like any organization they have internal communications that are not entirely accurate, that lack proper context and represent individual opinions. but you know what? there could be truth in it. beyond walmart, economists we spoke to are concerned about the expiration of the payroll tax cut. they say consumers are start
FOX News
Feb 13, 2013 6:00pm PST
's go to charlie sheen who actually put out a video to this guy and jesse jackson sends a letter. watch this. >> christopher dorner, this is charlie sheen, you mentioned me in your manifesto, so thank you for your kind words. i'm urging you to call me, let's figure out together how to end this thing. i look forward to talking to you and jesse jackson says the following in a letter on facebook i understand your feelings of hurt and pain, i make this plea to you to stop spreading the pain and hurt and fear, please stop don't take anymore lives i'll do whatever i can do without hesitation, please contact me through danny whatever his name is l.a. sentinel. is giving attention to this guy by mentioning people's names on a manifesto, is that a bad idea? >> of course it is. it is going to encourage other sick people who are looking for their 15 minutes of fame. i regret that we have to talk about it in this way, but i think it's very illuminating. there's a sickness in our culture, it is a piece of a whole of this problem of celebrity worship and the cult of fame, the looky loos and the moral
FOX News
Feb 12, 2013 8:00pm PST
me is the they pop up heads like jesse jackson saying he understands how do you understand who two innocent people getting gunned down like that? >> sean: it's a bad precedent. someone like this you could have copy cats. danny you're a former fbi hostage negotiator. when you said the manifesto did you think he was someone anyone would have an opportunity to negotiate with? didn't seem likely to me. >> i commended the rescue team. i'm a tactical person. no. i thought he was going to have to be, going to be a shootout. he was dedicated to what he was going to do which was, and act revenge upon any one in a law enforcement uniform, he's making war on the police. the police have to act with restraint. so anyone with a uniform on, he's going kill them. so this is what we're dealing w he's a monster, if he's gone, the world is better off for it. >> what where wur thoughts? >> they did a good job. >> and they, isolated him, contained him. if i had been there i would have put gas in that place. limited ability on your officers they did the right thing at the right time. they also estimate
FOX News
Feb 8, 2013 10:00am PST
some breaks news crossing moments ago, on the former congressman jesse jackson, jr., reports he has signed a plea deal with the justice department regarding the misuse of campaign funds. the chicago sun times reported earlier that the plea is expected to include significant jail time for jesse jackson, jr. the reported deal would also involve repaying the government hundreds of thousands of dollars. fox has confirmed that a deal has been reached on the misuse of funds, but we're trying to get more specifics into what is involved here. you'll remember that he left congress, the reports were that he was not well and now we've learned this development for jesse jackson, jr. and more coming up on that, stay tuned for more as you get it. so, a nasty surprise for americans as they go to fill up their tanks, ahead of the big winter storm today and we all have been encouraged to do that because you remember what happened during hurricane sandy and gas prices start their annual jump, a little bit higher than usual this time around, the average price for a gallon of regular now $3.57. and thi
MSNBC
Feb 9, 2013 11:00am PST
let you get out of here. i do want to ask you about jesse jackson, jr., over the misuse of campaign funds. what's next for jesse jackson, jr.? >> well, the next step would be to have the announcement from the justice department with some more specifics. my colleagues at "the sun-times" have reported that the deal may not include a deal over what kind of prison time to serve and he thought he might have done better with the judge. the next step was to find out the details and exactly what he pled to. we also need to know if his wife now former alderman sandy jackson will get caught up with some kind of charges pressed against her because she served as his campaign manager and drew a salary from his campaign fund and is suspending from that fund that is at issue here. >> lynn sweet, chicago sun sometimes and we'll check in with you later. in fact, jim, i want to ask you about that cover in particular. it would be the republican savior cover. we'll talk about that in just a few minutes here. >> and you're welcome for the plug. >>> coming up, as if "time" magazine needs it, right? you'v
FOX News
Feb 13, 2013 8:00pm PST
around the world the former personal aid to governor romney when he ran for president, gator jackson is tweeting i would have had the water bottle closer. >> bill: big story. nbc broke it should have had the water story bottle closer. joining us now from washington kate obenshain republican strategist and kirsten powers fox news analyst. all right, powers. this is so ridiculous. this is really the crux of the story. this is so foolish does it show desperation on the part of the left to highlight this? what does it show. >> i have maintained for a while that the media is run by a bunch of 14-year-olds. i'm going to downgrade them to kinder gart necessary. the fact that this is the thing that they think the whole speech was about? i mean, look, it was a staff mistake. the water should have been closer to him. they have shown pictures of the studio. the light was like right on top of him. you know, he took a drink of water. it's really not that big of a deal. >> bill: why are they making it, powers. you know this world. you dine with these people, perhaps vacationed with them in the pas
FOX News
Feb 16, 2013 6:00am EST
. former chicago congressman jesse jackson jr. and his wife plea deal. scheme to use campaign donations for personal use including to buy luxury items like a $43,000 rolex watch. could face prison time and fines. police now believe rogue california former cop christopher dorner committed suicide amid a fierce shootout with officers. his bodies with found in burned out of -- autopsy results show he died single gunshot wound to the head. believed to have killed four people including two police officers. customers on that crippled cruise ship thought their nightmare was over. a bus taking them from mobile, alabama to new orleans broke down half way there. >> come on. [sigh] >> another one was sent to pick them up. >> it was their fault. stop blaming carnival. it's your fault. >> apparently. >> lawsuit been filed against carnival for what she calls horrific conditions on board. the suit likely will not be the last. >> are you thinking about suing the company? >> i thought about it, yes. i'm pretty sure everybody is going to do that. >> he needs to go into room 7731, shut that door in the da
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